There are restaurants we go to for the food, there are restaurants we go to for the ambience, and then there are restaurants we go to because we're hoping to get seated in that cute waiter or waitress' section. And maybe, just maybe
, this time we'll muster up enough courage to leave our digits on the receipt. True, it's not hard to find talent and good looks in NYC, but lately, we've been
frequenting a few fine establishments for their mix of all three necessities: mouth-watering cuisine, cool lighting, and stunning servers. It's a tough job, but someone had to do it—and now, we present to you, a roundup of our very favorites waitresses in town. We say these are some of the hottest staffers around, and this time, the customer's definitely right!
Check out these nine NYC restos whose service is just as hot as the food.
Update: This article was originally published on November 15
Photographs and Slide Copy by Angela Pham